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Spins but no heat

I have a gas dryer I put tennis balls in it to dry a down coat and it stopped working. Any suggestions? Could I have knocked something loose/

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  • dnarielwala Jun 27, 2008

    I have the same problem. If somebody knows solution to this problem, please reply.

    Thanks



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Gas dryers aren't very complicated. Here are some common symptoms you may experience with your dryer.

There's an error code on the digital display

It doesn't work at all
There's no heat
It won't tumble
Drying is too slow
It overheats
It seems to run forever
It's noisy
It won't start
The light doesn't work
My clothes smell bad!
My clothes are marked or torn
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